Observation: Turnagain

Location: Sunburst

Route & General Observations

Common Sunburst uptrack to ~3200 ft, lots of people out making tracks!

Red Flags
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Obvious signs of instability
Recent Avalanches?No
Collapsing (Whumphing)?Yes
Cracking (Shooting cracks)?No
Observer Comments

Very localized collapsing, was actually expecting to see more signs of instability.

Weather & Snow Characteristics
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Bluebird, clam winds, upper teens to low 20’s

Snow surface

Surface hoar with unconsolidated dry below. So so very dry. Amazing ski quality.

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